1. Since 2013, Pastor German Portillo, his wife Gianeth and their twins Vanessa and Valeria started small gatherings with family and friends.
2. With the help and support of the Ridge Baptist Association we were able to formalize our meetings in the facilities of fellowship hall area of the Bethel Church in Lake Wales. as a hispacinc church called Nuevo amanecer Church
3. With the growth of this group, in 2019, following steps of faith, the congregation decided to move to a rented space on central Avenida where we are today.
4. Despite a Global Pandemic in February 2020, Pastor German was officially approved as a church planter by the North American Mission Board (NAMB) through Send Network Florida and the Florida Baptist Convention.
5. As today, trying to reach the whole community we are launching a new name as it will be a name the that it has the same meaninig in both English & Spanish, and that is how ALPHA & OMEGA CHURCH was born